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Discussion in 'GT Legends' started by Hans Sneep, Apr 7, 2012.

  1. Hans Sneep

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    Hi guys, positive site my ears are OK now ! negative site I injured my right hand,can't hardly steer an shift .
    So I have to wait a while before getting back on track,(hope soon).
    Cheers Hans
    ps miss it a lot !
     
  2. Bram Hengeveld

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    Get well soon Han(d)s!
     
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  3. Ross Garland

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    Hope to see you on track soon mate. :)
     
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  4. Tim Ling

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    Get well soon Hans. With a little practice, it is possible to drive with only the left hand.
     
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  5. Hans Sneep

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    The problem with that Tim, I only can Down shift...ha ha
     
  6. Warren Dawes

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    You need a sequential shifter Hans. ;)

    Hope you are back fighting fit again soon mate, best wishes. :)
     
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  7. Ian Strom

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    Tim, while practising for boss+miami on Monday I tried doing a couple laps single-handed while holding the phone with the other... It was a good 10+ seconds slower and you risk a lot taking your hand off the wheel to operate the shifter; buggers up your line good and plenty.
    He would have to use an auto gearbox to keep that hand on the wheel. :(
     
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  8. Tim Ling

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    I use the rear shifter on my G27 to downshift, and I've mapped the top button on the front of the wheel to upshift. I admit it's not as realistic as using a shifter, and I've had to lower the FFB, but it's the only way I can race.
     
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  9. Hans Sneep

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    After reading your first post an my direct reaction, I was thinking about it how to remap the wheel, my idea was just the other way,left
    flipper up shift, button for down shift but I think yours is better... gone try that Tim, Thanks...!
     
  10. Roland

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    Oh dear, from one thing into another, eh? What happened? You got so upset from not racing and just slammed the wall?:p
    Hope you get that single-handed thing worked out soon mate!
     
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  11. Hans Sneep

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    Hi Roland, just stupid drop down backwards from a ladder try to get something loose that broke of the moment I touch it, landed on my back an right hand luckily nothing broken but out of use for a while.
    I have time to try it out no working ha ha !!
     
  12. Roland

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    :eek::eek: You've been really lucky from the sound of that. I've known people who were hospitalised for months and never fully recovered from falling off a ladder..
     
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  13. Stuart Thomson

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    woah - get better soon Hans
     
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  14. Knut Omdal Tveito

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    Get well soon Hans!
     
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  15. Ross McGregor

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    All the best Hans, hope you're better sooner rather than later!
     
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  16. Jack Smith

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    If you place your sore hand on the monitor screen I can faith heal you. All I need to know is the time and a free donation to keep the faith.

    Sorry to hear about your hand Hans. Hope it completely heals. I'm 60 now and everything hurts all the time.
     
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  17. Hans Sneep

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    It's going way better now wounds are healed but strength on 50% can shift but no grip on the wheel so I lay my hand on the wheel to help steering,take one race at the time an if possible take a light car ( no Boss !! )
     
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